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Move Your Passwords from Enpass to KeePass on Mac or iPhone

KeePass offers a number of advantages over Enpass. In this post, we’re going to explain why you might want to switch to KeePass and how to do it quickly and
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Introducing Wi-Fi Sync

Wi-Fi Sync is a new way to keep your password databases in sync across devices and only on those devices. It doesn't require a server, cloud drive or any cumbersome
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Sync Passkeys With Strongbox & KeePass

Use Strongbox to save passkeys in your KeePass database and sync them across your devices. Contents What Are Passkeys? Passkeys are a password replacement that allows you to log in
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Move Your Passwords from LastPass to KeePass on Mac

KeePass offers a number of advantages over LastPass. In this post, we’re going to explain why you might want to switch to KeePass and how to do it quickly and
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Store SSH Keys in Your KeePass Database

Strongbox can now act as an SSH Agent on macOS. This means you can store your SSH Keys securely within Strongbox and have them available on all of your devices.
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AutoFill KeePass Passwords on Mac (Chrome, Firefox, Safari)

Introduction AutoFill saves you time by automatically filling in username and password fields when you log into a website. Opting for the open source KeePass format, over proprietary solutions like
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How To Clean Up and Reduce the Size of Your KeePass Database

Introduction The file size of a KeePass database is an often overlooked aspect impacting the way that you manage your passwords. A smaller database file translates to faster syncing and
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The Most Secure Password Manager, Now Available on macOS (Strongbox Zero)

Strongbox Zero, the local-only version of Strongbox previously only available on iOS, is now available on macOS as well! Strongbox Zero is a completely separate version of Strongbox that provides
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Move From 1Password to KeePass: Import File Attachments, Custom Fields and More

Strongbox is now more reliable than ever when importing 1Password databases, with improved handling of file attachments, custom fields, tags, and folder structures. Introduction When you migrate from 1Password to
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CVE-2023-24055 Vulnerability Update

Security researchers have recently discovered a vulnerability in the Windows KeePass app that could allow attackers to obtain stored passwords in cleartext. The bug has been dubbed CVE-2023-24055. The Strongbox
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How To Use KeePass on Your iPhone, iPad & Mac

What is KeePass? KeePass is a password manager that can securely store passwords, login credentials and other personal information that you need to remember. It’s also an open source file
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🇬🇷 Καλώς ήρθες Ελλάδα!

You can now use Strongbox in Greek. Update your app to version 1.58.3 to take advantage. A big thank you to John Spiropoulos for providing the Greek localisation. Let us
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Introducing Strongbox Universal

Strongbox is now a universal App. This means it runs on both iOS and macOS, and it also means you only need one license to take advantage of all Pro
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🇵🇱 Witaj Polsko!

Strongbox (1.55.7) has just been localised into Polish with the help of our wonderful Polish L10n expert! (Dziękuję Łukasz!) We hope this makes things a little more convenient for you
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Strongbox Newsletter #3

Note: This is issue 3 of our newsletter (of November 24th 2021) sent out to our subscribers by mail every now and then. Interested to hear news and updates about
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Welcome 1Password Refugees

Just take me to the 1Password to KeePass migration steps… Introduction We have received much correspondence over the last month or so from some very anxious 1Password users. The news
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Duress PIN – What Is It and Why Would I Need It?

So what is this Duress PIN thing and how does it work? The name gives it away, let’s look at a dictionary definition of duress: Note: The Duress PIN Feature
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WebDAV and SFTP Now Available on macOS

Strongbox now supports WebDAV and SFTP on macOS. These new storage providers have been much requested because they provide the ability to host your own KeePass database on your own
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Strongbox Newsletter #2

This is issue 2 of our newsletter (April 26th 2021) sent out to our subscribers by mail every now and then. Interested to hear news and updates about Strongbox, KeePass,
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Syncing With a Synology NAS

It seems that Synology released an update (version 5.15.0 on April 13th 2021) to their DS File App which appears to be problematic for users who use the “Files” method
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